Beyond the Tay Adventure Challenge 2018

Information and registration

Saturday
6 October 2018

Welcome to this exciting event delivered by Beyond Adventure and Still Going Strong Events. We are delighted that you have chosen to be a part of this and are looking forward to hosting both adventure sports enthusiasts and those putting their toes in the water for the first time, the event offers opportunities for all to get involved. Aberfeldy and the Tay Valley has some of the best scenery in Scotland, particularly at this time of year in early autumn creating a stunning backdrop.

The Beyond the Tay Adventure Challenge is a circular 14km Run/Hike from the picturesque Highland Perthshire town of Aberfeldy to Kenmore followed by a 13km paddle back to Aberfeldy.

Classes and prices

Category Min age Priority Earlybird (21 Nov to 07 Jan) General (from 08 Jan)  
Solo 16 £30 £36 £40  
Pairs (open) 16 £54 £60 £64  
Pairs (Adult+Child) 16+12 £54 £60 £64  
Pairs (School) 12-15 £54 £60 £64  
Relay (open) 16 £54 £60 £64  

A fee of 6% will be applied to each order to cover administration and card processing costs.

Allowable craft

All categories of paddlesport craft are allowable from racing kayaks through to paddleboards. The boats paddled down the river section of the event prescribe which category participants compete in. i.e. tandem pairs must paddle an accepted doubles craft.

Prizes

Prizes are awarded to:

Solo Tandem Pairs Relay
  • 1st, 2nd, 3rd Male
  • 1st, 2nd, 3rd Female
  • 1st, 2nd, 3rd Male U18
  • 1st, 2nd, 3rd Female U18
  • 1st, 2nd, 3rd
  • 1st Adult and Child
  • 1st School
  • 1st, 2nd, 3rd
     

Key timings

Friday 5th October
Check in Opens 16:00 – Closes 20:00 Beyond Adventure By the River
Saturday 6th October
Boat Drop Off Opens 08:00 – Closes 08:30 Taymouth Marina
Check-in Opens 07:30 – Closes 08:30 Beyond Adventure By the River
Event Briefing to all athletes 10:15 Start Line Dewars Whisky Distillery
Event Starts 10:30 Dewars Whisky Distillery
Side Events Program Starts 14:00 Beyond Adventure
Event Presentation 16:30 Beyond Adventure
Beyond Adventure 20th anniversary BBQ 17:00 Beyond Adventure

Event Centre and Check-in

Event check-in is located at Beyond Adventure “By the River”, Riverside, Aberfeldy, Perthhsire PH15 2EB Turn in at the 40mph/derestricted speed sign leaving/arriving at the eastern side of Aberfeldy.

Opening Times:

Friday 5th October, 16:00 - 20:00

Saturday 6th October, 07:00 - 08:30

Side Events Programme

Beyond The Tay Adventure Challenge is also delivering an exciting side events program which includes:

  • Come Try Paddle Sports sessions
  • Indoor Climbing Wall
  • Boat and Equipment second hand sale (participants can bring their own items to sell
  • Bouncy Castle
 Event information
06 October 2018
Aberfeldy, Scotland
See map below
Registration closes 28 September 2018 09:00
www.beyondadventure.co.uk
Starts at 10:30

Individual (16+): Price per participant
Through Nov 20, 2017 £30.00 + fee
From Nov 21, 2017 £36.00 + fee
From Jan 8, 2018 £40.00 + fee
Registration fee: 6%
Starts at 10:30

Open (16+): Price per participant
Through Nov 20, 2017 £54.00 + fee
From Nov 21, 2017 £60.00 + fee
From Jan 8, 2018 £64.00 + fee
Adult+Child: Price per participant
Through Nov 20, 2017 £54.00 + fee
From Nov 21, 2017 £60.00 + fee
From Jan 8, 2018 £64.00 + fee
Schools (12-15): Price per participant
Through Nov 20, 2017 £54.00 + fee
From Nov 21, 2017 £60.00 + fee
From Jan 8, 2018 £64.00 + fee
Registration fee: 6%
Starts at 10:30

Open (16+): Price per participant
Through Nov 20, 2017 £54.00 + fee
From Nov 21, 2017 £60.00 + fee
From Jan 8, 2018 £64.00 + fee
Registration fee: 6%

 Organiser
Still Going Strong Events

In case of questions about the event please contact Still Going Strong Events:

4 Orchard Brae, Kenmore Road, PH15 2BF, Aberfeldy
07935259001
rwpearson@btinternet.com
www.beyondadventure.co.uk

Beyond the Tay Adventure Challenge 2018

  • Aberfeldy
  • Scotland

Got questions?


07935259001